Events for 2017

Cambridge Science Centre

Cambridge Science Centre pop up

4th February 10.30-15.30
Free, family drop in

Come and enjoy some free hands on science with Cambridge Science Centre who will be joining us in the museum

Twilight at the Museums

Wednesday 15th February 4.30pm - 7.30pm
Free family drop in

Come and explore the Sedgwick Museum after dark and see some of the highlights of our amazing collection in lights. Bring a torch to investigate what else lurks in the dark showcases.

Please note:
- Buggys and pushchairs will not be admitted to the Museum, covered buggy parking will be provided outside. Disabled access will be available on request.
- There will be no toilet or baby changing facilities inside the Museum. Toilets will be available outside.

It is not just us. Find out what the other University of Cambridge Musuems will be doing for Twilight this year.
Time truck

Time Truck hands on Saturdays

Saturday 18th and 25th February and 4th March
Free family drop in

Meet the students from Cambridge University Department of Earth Sciences who will be joining us at the Sedgwick Museum for the day. The team will have some amazing examples of rocks and fossils for you to look at and handle.

Monday to Friday
10:00 to 13:00 & 14:00 to 17:00

10:00 to 16:00 



Curious Objects – an exhibition of ‘some unusual and unexpected items’ from the University Library’s collection. 3 Nov 2016 - 31 March 2017
Milstein Exhibition Centre, Cambridge University Library, West Road, Cambridge CB3 9DR

For most people, the idea of finding old poo is disgusting, and the idea of dissecting it and sorting through it is even worse! Unless of course you’re a child of a certain age and the poo in question is dinosaur poo.